Articles tagged Garden

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Who says work and the patio can't mix?

Tokyo – Rather than creating a café-like environment for a working space, Shogo Onodera asked: What if necessary functions are aligned in the most efficient way?

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Come into the garden, Maud, from 9-to-5

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam – Employees take their shoes off for lunch on the lawn at the Evolable Asia workspace designed by 07Beach and Studio Happ.

Dutch Design Week
Dutch Design Week
Pop XYZ by Triptyqye. Photos Fernando Guerra
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Triptyque's residential complex creates a dual-façade across many faces

SÃO PAULO – As one of the world's most populated cities, São Paulo has more than its fair share of high-rise architecture and is home to many of Brazil's tallest skyscrapers.

Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital by Sheppard Robson. Photos Tristan McLaren
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Sheppard Robson's domestic-scale hospital puts children at ease

JOHANNESBURG – The official opening of the Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital is the realisation of a dream to improve the facilities available to treat seriously ill children.

Mill 24 by Caramel Architects. Photos Hertha Hurnaus
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Caramel Architects squeezes a complete living experience into a roof space

VIENNA – For quite some time, residents in the Austrian capital have relied on the ability to extend their townhouses vertically, converting roof space into extra quarters for living.

Chalres House by Austin Maynard Architects. Photos Peter Bennetts
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Light pervades the moody spaces in Austin Maynard Architects' house of contrasts

MELBOURNE – A luscious and dynamic garden brings Charles House to life. The house itself was realised a little over a year ago but it is only now that the landscaping is finalised.

Deep House by Poly.m.ur. Photos Kyungsub Shin
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Poly.m.ur's Deep House is a culmination of solutions for a brief of clashing elements

SEOUL – Keeping in line with Korean building regulations isn't the easiest part of an architect's job. Keeping clients happy isn't always a breeze either.

Keukenhof by Mecanoo. Photos courtesy of the architect
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Mecanoo frames the Dutch skies with timber triangles

LISSE – Keukenhof is one of the largest flower gardens in the world. In time for this year's opening, a gatehouse was realised to give the attraction a proper entrance.

Dutch Design Week
Dutch Design Week
Garden Studio Gym by Eastwest Architecture. Photos Naaro
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Eastwest Architecture's garden shed provides plenty of height for skipping and jumping

LONDON – The English capital can be an exciting and bustling hub of activity but, just outside the central cocoon in Greater London, opportunities can be slightly more lacking.

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The best of IMM Cologne 2017

COLOGNE – The best of IMM considers what makes us feel most at home – whether at the office, in a concert hall, or out in the garden.

Montmartre housing by Ateloier Kempe Thill. Photos Ulrich Schwarz
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A sliced façade for Atelier Kempe Thill’s winter garden-inspired urban villas

PARIS – A modern interpretation of the classical urban villa is the starting point for desirable social housing in the district of Montmartre, northern Paris.

Bespoke stainless steel bucket forms double as roof tiles and host an array of over 800 sedums and heathers set in beds of stone. Photo Kilian O'Sullivan
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Hayhurst and Co. gets out the gardening gloves to densify London back-lots

LONDON – A Garden House meets the challenge of inserting contemporary architecture into a conservation area.